“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Quotes Daddy
 

Franz-boas

Franz Boas
(American Scientist)

Date of Birth:
July 9, 1858

Date of Death:
December 21, 1942

Nationality:
American

Quote count:
3

Times favorited:
0

Franz Boas was a German-American anthropologist and a pioneer of modern anthropology who has been called the "Father of American Anthropology". Like many such pioneers, he trained in other disciplines; he received his doctorate in physics, and did post-doctoral work in geography. He is famed for applying the scientific method to the study of human cultures and societies, a field which was previously based on the formulation of grand theories around anecdotal knowledge.



All quotes by Franz Boas  Quotes Daddy - Random quote by Franz Boas

(3 quotes found)




Popular Quotes Widgets

Add this widget to your site or blog
Add Quotes to your Emails Daily Quote EmailSend us your own quotes.Use QuotesDaddy for your Email signature